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Adar Poonawalla


Poonawalla Fincorp records Rs 492 crore profit in 2021-22 fiscal

May 19, 2022 7:33 am

The press statement issued by the company mentioned strong liquidity position with surplus of Rs 3,890 crore, which has brought down the average cost of borrowing to 7.4 per cent in the last quarter of financial year 2022.

Serum institute inks pact with SIU to set up research centre for vaccines, biologicals

May 14, 2022 7:49 am

The R&D centre will lead the development of new vaccines, technologies, products, and innovations in immunization practices that provide equitable access to life-saving interventions, especially across Low-and middle-income countries (LMIC’s).

Adar Poonawalla says Serum Institute has stopped vaccine production to avoid waste

April 22, 2022 9:33 pm

Currently, we are sitting over 200 million vials, Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla said.

We have enough stock for rollout of booster doses: Adar Poonawalla

April 05, 2022 7:51 am

Poonawalla, who was speaking on the sidelines of the Alternate Fuel Conclave in Pune, said the SII has appealed to the government to roll out booster doses for the country

Serum Institute seeks EUA for its Covovax vaccine for 12-17 yrs age group

February 21, 2022 7:55 pm

The Drugs Controller General Of India has already approved Covovax for restricted use in emergency situations in adults on December 28.

'Hope you change your mind': Adar Poonawalla to Novak Djokovic on Covid vaccine stance

February 19, 2022 2:52 pm

In an interview, Novak Djokovic had said that he will be willing to miss out on tennis tournaments if they require mandatory vaccination.

Adar Poonawalla: 'Billions need to be vaccinated at a faster rate for Covid pandemic to end'

January 19, 2022 1:10 pm

Adar Poonawalla also made a strong case for setting up a centralised regulatory body for vaccine certificates to make travel and movement convenient.

Covid shot for kids above 3 years will be ready in 6 months: Adar Poonawalla

December 15, 2021 7:12 am

Adar Poonawalla also said that while the impact of Omicron is yet to be seen in children, they have so far not been impacted very badly with this strain.

Serum Institute resumes vaccine exports under Covax, crosses one billion Covishield dose milestone

November 27, 2021 8:03 am

🔴 The resumption of exports is linked to SII surpassing its original target to produce one billion doses of Covishield by the end of this year. SII has reached this milestone ahead of time via rapid expansion of production capacity at its site in Pune, an official statement issued today has said.

Vaccine hesitancy greatest threat in overcoming Covid: Adar Poonawalla

November 17, 2021 10:33 pm

He said that 200 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine were lying with the states and people should get themselves vaccinated as soon as possible.